Nathaniel Holmes

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  • Page 65

    Part of Leaves From My Journal

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    BAD ROADS AND COLD WEATHER. three months in traveling in wagons, through rain, mud, snow and frost. It was such a trial as I never before had attempted during my experience as a minister of the gospel. On our arrival at Georgetown we were joined by Elder Mil- ton Holmes. We traveled each day as far as we could go, and camped wherever night overtook us. On the 13th of October, while crossing the Green Moun- tains, I was attacked with something ...
    Dates:
    October 13, 1838 October 24, 1838 October 31, 1838 November 2, 1838 November 21, 1838 November 23, 1838 December 1, 1838
  • Page 3

    Part of Autobiography 1858 Deseret News

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    THE DESERET NEWS. TRUTH AND LIBERTY. No. 20. FILLMORE CITY, WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 1858. VOL VIII. [Column 1] HISTORY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. (FROM HIS OWN PEN.) -[CONTINUED.]- MAY 31—I left my wife and friends in Kirt- land, and walked to Fairport with bro. Hale; we were joined by Milton Holmes, and took the steamer Sandusky and arrived in Buffalo June 1st, and
    Dates:
    May 31, 1837 June 1, 1837 June 4, 1837 June 10, 1837 June 12, 1837 June 16, 1837 June 19, 1837 June 20, 1837 June 21, 1837 June 22, 1837 June 23, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 7, 1837 August 10, 1837 August 18, 1837 August 19, 1837 September 6, 1837 October 2, 1837 October 3, 1837 October 4, 1837 October 5, 1837 October 6, 1837 October 9, 1837 November 2, 1837 November 15, 1837 November 15, 1837 January 15, 1838 February 13, 1838 March 8, 1838 March 22, 1838 April 4, 1838 April 11, 1838 April 28, 1838 May 7, 1838 May 11, 1838
  • Page 18

    Part of Autobiography 1865 Millennial Star

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    with his rabble, and asked many ques- tions; he said I had no right to my opinion, and no man had a right to preach the gospel unless he had a collegiate education. I told him I would admit that point, when he would tell me at what college Jesus Christ and his Apostles obtained their educa- tion: the priest and rabble then left. —12—I preached in a school house in West Avon to an attentive congre- gation; after meeting I baptized my uncle, Ozem Woodruff, his ...
    Dates:
    July 12, 1837 July 16, 1837 July 19, 1837 July 20, 1837 July 21, 1837 July 22, 1837 July 23, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 7, 1837 August 10, 1837 August 18, 1837 August 19, 1837 August 20, 1837
  • Page 183

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    January 1, 1849 ~ Monday JAN 1st 1849 Monday this is the first day of 1849 we have traversed in our minds and recorded some things which has transpired during the past year what the present year will bring to pass time must determin. But I have no boubt [doubt] but the peresent year will chronicle events of equal importance with the past As the crices has commenced with the past it will progress with the future untill all nations will be constrained to acknowledg their is A God in Heaven whose hand is stretched out to ...
    Dates:
    January 1, 1849 January 2, 1849 January 3, 1849 January 4, 1849 January 5, 1849 January 6, 1849 January 7, 1849 January 8, 1849
  • Page 196

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    February 26, 1849 ~ Sunday *256th [FIGURES] I wrote A letter to President Young & council concerning introducing school Books into the valley I sent them 13 school Books as A present from Sanborn & Carter of Portland Maine for their exhamination. I expressed my feelings upon the subject. I Also recieved A letter from Br Wm Maxfield of Wilmot Creek N. B. February 25, 1849 ~ ...
    Dates:
    February 25, 1849 February 26, 1849 February 27, 1849 February 28, 1849 March 1, 1849
  • Page 34

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1847 – December 31, 1853)

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    It is the most singular river I ever beheld. it is from a quarter to half a mile wide & its shores & bed one universall body of quick sand it is a rapid stream yet many places a person can wade across it frequently nearly the whole bed of the river is covered with but few inches of water & at other places it is deep & rapid not withstanding it is quick sand horses & cattle can walk down to edge of the river & drink like ...
    Dates:
    April 19, 1847
  • Page 7

    Part of Autobiography Leaves from my Journal 1836–1837 Notes

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    & Sister and took stage for Hartford with my wife and on my arrival at Hartford not having money to pay the fare of both of us I paid the fare of my wife to Rowley Mass where there was a Branch of the Church presided over by Br Nathaniel Holmes Father of Johnathan & Milton Holmes and I journeyed on foot the first day 52 miles the 2nd 48, & the third day 302 mils and arrived
    Dates:
    August 1, 1837 August 8, 1837
  • Page 25

    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 1

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    with fife and drum hollowing & yelling to stirred up by the ^a^ prysbetarian priest at the close of the meeting the priest came to me with his rabble and asked many questions, he said I had no right to my opinion, and said that no man had a right to preach the gospel unless he had a Colledge education. I told him I would admit that point when he would tell me what Colledge Jesus Christ and his Apostles had obtained their education in and received their diplomas to preach the gospel,
    Dates:
    July 12, 1837 July 16, 1837 July 19, 1837 July 20, 1837 July 21, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 7, 1837 August 10, 1837
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    Part of Autobiography 1857-1858 Draft 2

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    college Jesus Christ and his Apostles obtained their education in, : the priest and rabble then left me. 12th, I preached in a school house in West Avon to an attentive congregation; after meeting I baptized my Uncle Ozem Woodruff, his wife and son, John, in fulfillment of a dream which I had when I w at 10 years of age. I visited most of my relatives in Conn., and preached the Gospel unto them ...
  • Page 14

    Part of Autobiography Tullidge's Quarterly Magazine 1883-84

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    AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILFORD WOODRUFF. [Column 1] After visiting with my father a day or two, I returned to Avon, where most of my relatives lived, and held meetings with them, and on the 12th of June, 1837, I baptized my uncle, Ozem Wood- ruff, his wife Hannah, and his son John, and we rejoiced together, for this was in fulfillment of a dream I had in 1818, when I was eleven years of age. ...
    Dates:
    June 12, 1837 July 15, 1837 July 19, 1837 July 20, 1837 August 1, 1837 August 8, 1837 August 18, 1837 August 20, 1837